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Last updated: 6/22/18

Roxbury

We’re bringing this historic neighborhood into the 21st century.

This former farming community is home to the Shirley Eustis House. It’s the nation’s only remaining country house that a British Royal Colonial Governor built. Today, Roxbury is the heart of Black culture in Boston.

Roxbury
Boston, MA 02119
United States

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Jan 16

MAYOR WALSH CHALLENGES TRUMP ADMINISTRATION'S CHANGES TO TITLE IX

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Jan 16

Age Strong Commission Announced by Mayor Walsh

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State of the City 2019
Jan 15

Mayor Walsh lays out vision to further support a strong middle class

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Jan 15

Economic Development Center launched, expanding economic growth

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The area is now in the midst of a renaissance. New businesses and housing initiatives are renewing Roxbury’s main districts, including:

  • Dudley Square
  • Crosstown, and
  • Grove Hall.

Blue Hill went from being a street full of vacant lots to a bustling business district. It was one of former Mayor Thomas M. Menino’s proudest achievements.

The Roxbury Center for the Arts, Culture, and Trade opened in 2005. It celebrates the culture of the community through visual and performing arts.